[ flahy-strahyk ]
/ ˈflaɪˌstraɪk /
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noun Veterinary Pathology.
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Origin of fly-strike
First recorded in 1935–40
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British Dictionary definitions for fly-strike
/ (ˈflaɪˌstraɪk) /
the infestation of wounded sheep by blowflies or maggots
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